Those that suffer from anxiety from visiting a dental office know that a lot of times they do not go to the appointments.
They may miss many of them because they just do not want to feel scared of going. While, this is true for so many people, there are ways to help this.
By helping this anxiety, you're also helping yourself not only have better oral health but also better physical health. Each of these points go hand in hand.
Sedation Works for So ManyWhen you have your dental work done while sedated, you don't have to feel scared to have anything done. You know you're being taken care of while asleep. Additionally, you don't have to worry about not having cleaner teeth or not going because since you will be put to sleep, you should not have anxiety about the procedure.
When you have better oral health and take care of the problems, you have better physical health. Oral and physical health go hand in hand, which means when you fix one, the other will follow. Reduce the anxiety through the use of sedation and get better oral hygiene by going to the dentist without having the fear you normally have.
Feel better overall when you do all three of these things. A lot of people have a fear of the dentist, but you shouldn't let that hold you back from being happier and healthier in the end. You can find a way to have better oral health without feeling scared.
Speak with our office today about gentle dentistry and the use of sedation for your dental procedures. We can work to make everyone comfortable that comes to see us for appointments. Allow us to take care of you and your oral hygiene needs. Call today to set something up.
If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please call us at (818) 748-9998 today.